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IIS + MS SQL Clustering (Windows 2012) on Power Edge VRTX with 2 Blades

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I want to do clustering between 2 Windows 2012 servers with IIS and MS Sql will be running on power edge VRTX server with two M620 Blades. Which is the best practice  ?
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Windows cluster
    SQL Server cluster instance ( 2 node)

Windows IIS
    Use SQL for Sessionstate ( use SQL Server in the cluster above)
    then use IIS clsuter as a service
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Melih, Could you please explain ?
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1. Install windows server 2012 on both blades.
2.Install all patches on both.
    Enable IIS feature on both nodes.
3.Add feature windows cluster on node 1.
4.create a cluster on node 1
5.enable cluster feature on node 2
6.Join 2nd node to cluster.
7.Install SQL Fail over Cluster Instance on node 1
8.Add SQL fail over cluster node to node 2(In setup there is a link for adding node)
9.Add IIS application as a service on cluster
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Thanks.
Melih, Do i need to configure SQL for Sessionstate  ?
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by:Melih SARICA
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yes u must.. Its the only way to handle session states in 2ormore node IIS configuraions
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